Immigration and Naturalization Service

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2010

    Would U.S. Attorney's Departure Be Magic Bullet For Sanctuary City?

    U.S. Attorney Joe Russoniello has worn out his welcome with sanctuary city proponents​By Evan HillNo matter how many aggrieved citizens and legal experts immigrant advocates trot before the public in support of Supervisor David Campos' new amendment to the city's sanctuary law, Mayor Gavin Newsom ... More >>

  • News

    November 26, 2008

    Border Crossers

    Long rap sheet? No problem. Transgender Latina hookers in S.F. are successfully fighting deportation by asking for asylum.

  • News

    May 18, 2005

    Student of Concern

    Will we be more secure -- or just less competitive -- if the government forces hundreds of thousands of international science students to get export licenses simply to look through a microscope?

  • Culture

    May 4, 2005


    Canonizing John Lennon on Broadway undermines everything the artist stood for

  • News

    February 12, 2003

    The Russian Card Game

    A peek inside a new form of Russian organized crime and an ingenious method of turning credit card mailings into large amounts of cash

  • News

    February 5, 2003

    War Torn

    Despite their hatred of Saddam Hussein, many Iraqis living in the U.S. oppose Bush's war

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2000

    The Other Alcatraz

    "made in usa: Angel Island Shhh"

  • News

    June 9, 1999

    Diagnosis: Eviction

    An out-of-state company mismanaged its Mill Valley nursing home, then closed it down, casting dozens of elderly patients to the winds. Within months, 10 of them were dead.

  • News

    April 1, 1998

    Safe Haven?

    Gay-bashing survivor applies for political asylum

  • News

    October 22, 1997

    Immigration Hide 'n' Seek

    INS on offensive; Hispanic activists play defense

  • News

    September 18, 1996

    Custody by Ethnicity

    Some S.F. probation officers would rather wear the uniform of a Border Patrol guard

  • News

    November 15, 1995

    Rounding Up the Usual Sospechosos

    Alleged misconduct by INS agents has activists in the Latino community angry

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